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    DescriptionIn his articles and in bestselling books such as The Botany of Desire, Michael Pollan has established himself as one of our most important and beloved writers on modern man's place in the natural world. A new literary classic, Second Nature has become a manifesto not just for gardeners but for environmentalists everywhere. Chosen by the American Horticultural Society as one of the seventy-five greatest books ever written about gardening, Second Nature captures the rhythms of our everyday engagement with the outdoors in all its glory and exasperation. With chapters ranging from a reconsideration of the Great American Lawn, a dispatch from one man's war with a woodchuck, to an essay about the sexual politics of roses, Pollan has created a passionate and eloquent argument for reconceiving our relationship with nature. Second Nature reads like brilliant entertainment, but it is serious wisdom. Michael Pollan?is a genuine heir to my favorite nature writer, Mark Twain.? ? Simon Schama, The Boston Globe


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    Title
    Second Nature
    Subtitle
    A Gardener's Education
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Michael Pollan, Read by Michael Pollan
    Physical properties
    Format: CD-Audio
    Width: 130 mm
    Height: 175 mm
    Thickness: 38 mm
    Weight: 181 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781469240763
    ISBN 10: 1469240769
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    DC21: 635.9
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T11.2
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BIC subject category V2: DNF
    B&T Merchandise Category: AUD
    BIC subject category V2: PS, WMPC
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 94
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 635.9
    B&T General Subject: 380
    Ingram Subject Code: JN
    Libri: I-JN
    BISAC V2.8: SCI008000
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: A71520000
    BISAC V2.8: GAR004000, GAR002000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 54270
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: SB455 .P58 2009
    Thema V1.0: WMP, PS
    Edition
    Unabridged
    Edition statement
    Unabridged
    Publisher
    BRILLIANCE AUDIO
    Imprint name
    BRILLIANCE AUDIO
    Publication date
    01 May 2012